Artigos da tag: Health

Coffee lovers will enjoy hearing this bit of news. Some recent research has found that the coffee health benefits from drinking 5 cups a day appears to lower your risk of developing oral cancer symptoms. The intriguing report is the work of a team who analyzed nine earlier case control studies that compared 5,139...
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter reflected on his life's work during a press conference Aug. 20 in which he revealed that cancer has spread to his brain. Learn more about The Carter Center: http://www.cartercenter.org/index.html Founded in 1982 by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter in partnership with Emory University, The Carter...
Science Documentary: Anti-angiogenesis, Immunotherapy, Vaccines a Documentary on Treating Cancer The most effective way of fighting cancer cells is by exploiting the differences between cancer cells and normal cells. Many cancer cells have methionine dependency. Which means that if you were to grow normal cells in a petri dish, and did not...
This Medical Animation Video illustrates how Basal Cell Carcinomas cancer grows and spreads. BCCs are abnormal, uncontrolled growths or lesions that arise in the skin’s basal cells, which line the deepest layer of the epidermis (the outermost layer of the skin). Basal Cell Carcinomas Cancer involving the basal cells of the skin.
Every second of your life you are under attack. Bacteria, viruses, spores and more living stuff wants to enter your body and use its resources for itself. The immune system is a powerful army of cells that fights like a T-Rex on speed and sacrifices itself for your survival. Without it you would die...
In our increasingly globalized world, a single infected person can board a plane and spread a virus across continents. Mark Honigsbaum describes the history of pandemics and how that knowledge can help halt future outbreaks. "How Pandemics Spread" is a lesson by Mark Honigsbaum (http://www.markhonigsbaum.co.uk) and was animated by Patrick Blower (http://www.patrickblower.com) View the full...
Cancer is one of the most dreaded diseases in the western world. It tends to rob the lives not only of the elderly, but the young people as well. Chemotherapy and radiation are common treatments, however, the side effects can be devastating for the individual and therefore, many are turning to alternative therapies. ...